Superior Courtroom Of Fulton County

506 earlier than the trial courtroom, which again dismissed AO petition for evaluation. In reviewing the trial court’s decision, the Superior Court found that the trial courtroom committed multiple errors of law. This court docket discovered that AO provided adequate proof to point out prima facie cases of neglect, cruelty, and aggravated cruelty with respect to the incidents. The courtroom then analyzed whether or not the report supported a protection of “regular agricultural operations” defense that might counter the costs. This court docket found that incidents just like the dehorning of cattle that already had horns fused to the skull and excessive tail twisting and stunning had been enough to beat the affirmative defense. The trial court’s dismissal of AO’s petition for review was reversed and the trial courtroom was ordered to direct the DA to simply accept and transmit charges for prosecution.

Agricultural law is outlined broadly to include …